Historic Scotland

Opening times

Please note: Midhowe Chambered Cairn is closed for conservation works from 7 August and will re-open in late December 2017.

Open year-round.


Getting there

Midhowe Chambered Cairn

On the island of Rousay on the B9064, 5m from pier. Reached by Orkney Ferries from Tingwall Terminal.

Grid reference - HY 404 279.

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